Brenda Jegeda

Brenda Jegeda

Workshop 301 – Health Equity and Cultural Competency 101: Get the basics to build a good foundation (Part 1)

This session will review foundational concepts in health equity. Participants will be able to identify differences in concepts such as health equity, health disparities, social determinants of health and forms of oppression. Participants will also be able to understand the cultural competency continuum and the importance to being culturally responsive.

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Workshop 401 – Health Equity and Cultural Competency 201: How do you know if you are addressing equity and providing culturally competent services? (Part 2)

This session will offer participants with an understanding of equity concepts the ability to assess their individual ability related to providing culturally competent and responsive services. Participant will review best or promising practices utilizing a health equity lens in program planning, policy development and budgeting. Participants will also review cultural competency assessments for organizations and […]

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